ERIC Number: EJ547084
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Inside "Reading Rainbow": A Spectrum of Strategies for Promoting Literacy.
Wood, Julie M.; Duke, Nell K.
Language Arts, v74 n2 p95-106 Feb 1997
Examines three episodes of the children's educational television show "Reading Rainbow." Finds that the program reflects prevailing beliefs about literacy development--it provides viewers with many experiences with print through exposure to quality children's literature and through modeling the use and enjoyment of literacy; employs effective literacy teaching strategies; and provides viewers with exposure to a range of literate discourses. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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